in a crooked lopsided manner;
"he smiled lopsidedly"
- This crafty man is nothing but a crook.
- That used-car salesman is a real crook.
- Don't get mixed up with him -- he's a crook!
- I'll finish this work by hook or by crook.
- He carried the package in the crook of his arm.
- I'll get the work finished this week by hook or by crook.
- crooked 弯曲的